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Ancona Name Meaning

Italian and Jewish (from Italy): habitational name from the Adriatic port of Ancona, which was founded by Greek refugees from Syracuse in about 390 bc. Its name is derived from Greek ankon ‘elbow’, with reference to the shape of the cape on which it is situated.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Anna, Azcona, Antoni, Celona, Andrea, Aldana, Licona, Kantola, Antuna

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Ancona Family Origin

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Ancona Family Occupations

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  • Drugist

    33%
  • Fire Insurance Agent

    33%
  • Machinist

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ancona family was Machinist. The most common Ancona occupation in the USA was Drugist. 33% of Ancona's were Drugists. Drugist and Fire Insurance Agent were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ancona.

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Ancona Life Expectancy

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